Champaign Food Network contestant talks TV, holidays and passion for baking


Champaign, Ill. (WCIA)

ciLiving’s Erin Valle catches up with Julianna Jung.

The Champaign home baker is competing in Food Network’s Holiday Baking Championship.

Credit: Food Network

Jung– a student and healthcare employee– is the only contestant who is not a professional baker, but that’s not stopping her from competing for the grand prize of $25,000.

The series airs Mondays on Food Network at 8 pm central.

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